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  1. Gainesville Girls Rock Camp – Volunteer Interest Meeting

    We are really excited to announce our first volunteer event of the season, and it’s going to be a movie night at the Hippodrome! It will be Friday, June 11th at 7:00 pm. We are looking for: music instructors (guitar, bass, keys, drums), bandleaders, workshop…

  2. Carillon Recital

    The Sunday Afternoon Concert Series offers listeners the chance to hear the UF Carillon performed in a 50-minute recital. Programs are distributed at the south base of the tower and listeners are encouraged to find a location at least 100 feet from the tower for…

  3. CMC Thursday Night Poetry Jam

    Gainesville’s longest-running open mic poetry reading–25 years and counting. All styles invited–from Beat to Baroque, formal to freestyle, spoken word to academic, and everything in between. All forms of word-based art welcome: poetry of every possible sort, short prose, miniature theatrical pieces, word-centered performance art,…

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  4. Decyo McDuffie | Free Fridays

    ….  Live and in Person!  At the Bo Diddley Plaza, #GNV   Free Fridays presents the Plaza debut of DECYO MCDUFFIE as part of the City of Gainesville’s “Journey to Juneteenth” celebration. Decyo McDuffie is an up-and-coming jazz vocalist who embodies the essence of classic…

  5. GFAA Opening Reception: Summer Showcase

    Join us for the Opening Reception for our annual Summer Showcase! View and purchase art from local artists while enjoying complimentary refreshments and music. Award winners will be announced at this time. . . . Art Credit: “Puerto Rican Memories” by Alfred Phillips . ….

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  6. Rails into the Sun: A History of North Central Florida Railroads

    Join us on Saturday, June 26 via Zoom webinar to learn more about north central Florida railroads! Historian Jonathan Nelson will discuss the railroad’s contribution to the development of Florida, with the primary focus on Alachua County railroads. The construction of David Yulee’s first cross-state…

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  7. AnArtists Free Art Workshop for all adults no experience necessary!

    Every first Tuesday of the month, AnArtists, a volunteer group which advocates that doing art is healthy for everyone, offers a free workshop for all adults (no Experience Necessary) 2401 SW Archer Road at UF HealthStreet. Plenty of free parking on site. We invite local…

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  8. 352Creates: Create in Place

    Join 352Creates to help demonstrate that creativity can engage and promote healthy communities. You are invited to be part of the Create in Place movement — the second Friday of every month. Make a craft, cook a meal, record a song or do whatever it…

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